Independent COOK


Are you a culinary virtuoso with a flair for breakfast and a taste for quality? If you’ve got the skills to whip up culinary masterpieces and thrive in a fast-paced kitchen environment, then Teds wants you as our Cook! You’ll be under supervision of Teds Executive Chef but part of the wider team that creates a well-oiled Teds location.

Since opening in Amsterdam in 2015, Teds All Day Brunch has gone from strength to strength! We have attracted devoted lovers of the Brunch philosophy, whether they be locals or tourists. We’ve got big plans for a Netherlands take-over, so we’re looking for like-minded hospitality superstars to share our passion for serving great food and unparalleled guest experiences. 

Your Culinary Adventure:

As the Cook at Teds, you’re not just a cook; you’re the champion behind the scenes, creating the perfect kitchen symphony. 

  • Keep a watchful eye on the doneness, taste, colour, and overall quality of every dish, adjusting as needed.
  • Master the art of food safety, ensuring every bite is not just delicious but also safe.
  • Take charge of the mise en place preparation and management, setting the stage for kitchen brilliance.
  • Follow Teds recipes like a culinary GPS, following it to culinary excellence.
  • Know exactly what ingredients are needed and flex your purchasing muscle by placing orders with Teds-approved vendors.
  • Determine the daily quantity of dishes to be prepared, ensuring a seamless kitchen operation.
  • Dive into preparatory work, from washing and cutting to mixing and cooking, using your kitchen wizardry.
  • Keep a vigilant eye on stock levels, managing inventory like a pro.

What’s in it for you:

  • Dive into a dynamic and downright fun work environment; join a tight-knit team that feels more like a squad of friends.
  • Enjoy a permanent 20% off – because once you’re part of Teds, you’re family!
  • Score a competitive salary that makes your wallet do a happy dance.
  • Level up with our rewards program – earn points for new experiences, and treat yourself to awesome gifts.
  • We are always happy to assist in your learning and development, among our standard paid-for training sessions (e.g. HACCP, BBL, BHV) we want to work with you on your personal goals – because everything can be trained except that award-winning smile!

Ready to embark on a culinary journey with Teds? Apply with your culinary CV and a dash of your kitchen story through the apply link on our website. Let’s turn every dish into a masterpiece!